Chicago and New York Criminal Defense Lawyer
Nishay K. Sanan, Esq., came to the legal field with a background in accounting and tax, which informs his legal strategies in Illinois, New York and federal cases, which often involve financial and white collar offenses. He places great importance on working closely with clients to make sure that they understand their rights and how best to protect them. Together with his clients, he develops a strategy for a powerful defense.
Attorney Sanan has been practicing law for over 20 years. He has represented businesses, business owners, doctors, pharmacists, investors and securities traders, among many others. He has helped many clients successfully deal with criminal charges and protect their professional reputations.
To speak with criminal defense lawyer Nishay Sanan about your criminal case or appeal, contact him through this website or by calling 888-335-6504. With offices located in New York, Chicago, as well as Oakbrook and Schaumburg, Illinois, he is conveniently located for many clients. He is also willing to travel to meet with clients facing federal charges or investigations throughout the United States.
Cece White graduated magna cum laude from UIC John Marshall Law School. She was a member of the Moot Court Honors Council and a staff editor and published contributor to the John Marshall Law Review. During law school, Ms. White volunteered with the UIC John Marshall Pro Bono Clinic as well as the Cook County Public Defender’s Office. She earned her B.A. from DePaul University where she graduated summa cum laude.
Both before and during her first 2 years in law school, Cece White worked as a legal assistant at a high-volume litigation civil defense firm. As the only support staff for a firm with over 750 active files, she expertly managed both administrative and legal work, developing a passion for the strategic aspects of the practice of law.
Pursuing an interest in criminal defense, Ms. White next worked as a law clerk for Nishay K. Sanan and other Federal criminal defense attorneys, writing complex legal arguments, synthesizing voluminous discovery, and assisting on multiple jury trials.
After law school, Ms. White began her career representing indigent clients as a Cook County Public Defender before rejoining Nishay K. Sanan’s practice as an associate trial attorney in 2021. With her passion for both civil and criminal litigation, Ms. White is uniquely positioned to guide clients through civil matters that may expose them to criminal liability. She is determined to outwork her opponents and zealously defend her clients.
Cece White is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois and is a member of the Federal General Bar and Trial Bar of the Northern District of Illinois.